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Role: Oiwa (お岩)

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Oiwa is aptly described as a 'ghost of hate' (怨霊) by Zack Davisson in his Yurei: The Japanese Ghost. This character has been ever present in the Japanese psyche since her first appearance in 1825. She was a "...woman who was disfigured and murdered by poison, nailed to a wooden door and then dumped into a fast-flowing river by an unscrupulous husband who wanted to clear the way so he could marry a richer and younger woman, thus increasing his happiness at the expense of her own..."

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